Complete this form to provide testimony on agenda items during City Council meetings. Please call 311 if you need assistance.
Registration for virtual testimony closes 1 hour prior to the Council meeting. In-person testifiers must sign up before the agenda item is heard.
Testimony is only heard on resolutions, reports and the first reading of ordinances. Testimony is not heard on communications, second reading of ordinances, proclamations, or presentations in accordance with City Code. To pull an item from the Consent Agenda for discussion, email your name and the agenda item number to firstname.lastname@example.org before the meeting starts.
Written testimony may be submitted by visiting the council agendaIt must be received before Council votes on the item to be included in the record unless otherwise stated on the agenda or during the meeting.
City Council will meet virtually starting November 29 while Council Chambers are closed for renovations. Space is available for community members to watch council meetings and provide public testimony in the Lizzie Weeks Room at the Portland Building located at 1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Room 100, Portland, OR 97204. In-person Council meetings will resume at the City’s Development Services Building in mid-January 2024.